Attack! 2019 at Devizes

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viking123
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Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by viking123 » Sat Feb 09, 2019 3:16 pm

Attack! 2019 will be held over the weekend of 20st/21nd July 2019
The theme will be The Thirty Years War (23 May 1618 – 15 May 1648)
Rules: - FOGR with all amendments publish at that time.
Scale: - 15mm
Points: - 800 points
Format – Singles competition with 4 x 3hour 15minute games
Armies from: -
Catholic Armies:
Early Thirty Years German Catholic
Later Imperial Spanish
30 Years War Peninsular Spanish
Later 30 Years War German
Polish Commonwealth (Clash of Empires)

Protestant Armies:
Early Thirty Years War German Protestant
Hungarian Transylvanian
Later 30 Years War German
30 Years War Danish
Early 30 Years War Swedish
Later 30 Years War Swedish and Weimarian
Later 80 Years War Dutch
30 Years War French

Venue: Devizes School, The Green, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 3AG
Fee: £20.
Tickets are available from Eventbrite - https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/attack-2 ... destsearch
Do not worry about the information on the Eventbrite website about the FOG R competition as they are showing last years details.

Closing date for entries will be Friday 28th June 2019 – this might be extended by a week but down to the Devizes & District Wargames Group
List checker: - Brendan Morrissey (bdtmorrissey@aol.com) – lists should be submitted at least two weeks before the competition to allow time for checking.
Competition Special Rules: -
• Any heavy or medium artillery must be in the first BG's to be deployed.

Additional information; -
All the competition boards have been painted mottled greens and browns. If you want to bring a mat or cloth is it up to you

Tournament Schedule:
Saturday
Check-in: 8.30 am to 9.15 am (The earlier everyone gets here, the earlier we can get through check-in and “let the games begin”)
Round 1: 9.15 am to 12.30 pm
Lunch: 12.30 pm to 1.30 pm (meals are available from the café on site, but there can be long waits – if possible, find someone to take an order for you)
Round 2: 1.30 pm to 4.45 pm

Sunday
Round 3: 9.00 am to 12.15 pm (n.b.. earlier start-time than Saturday)
Lunch: 12.15 pm to 1.15 pm
Round 4: 1.15 pm to 4.30 pm
Prizegiving: As soon as we can work it out!

I have already purchased my ticket so lets get 15 more players.

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by rayd » Wed Feb 20, 2019 8:58 pm

I've just booked 3 tickets for Bob Lorton, Chris Beesley & myself.

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by donm2 » Wed Feb 20, 2019 9:22 pm

I booked last week.

Don

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by benjones1211 » Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:19 am

Already booked

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by Buzz0000 » Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:39 am

Am booked on now.

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by rayd » Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:37 pm

Who are you Buzz0000?

Ray

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by Buzz0000 » Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:55 pm

Hi Ray

'tis me! David (B) from OWS!! See you in Devizes!!

Buzz0000

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by Buzz0000 » Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:15 pm

I am undecided between Late Dutch and Polish Commonwealth; thoughts?

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by viking123 » Sun May 05, 2019 1:38 pm

It is now about two and a half months until Attack! so we can beat the 12 we had last year if players finalise their decision of whether to play.

Last year we managed to have 12 players and currently the following 9 have applied to play: -
Bob Lorton
Chris Beesley
Ray Boyles
Don McHugh.
Ben Jones
David Burrows
Lynnette Maxim
Tim Porter
Bob Medcraft

The theme for this year's competition was chosen by the players last year. Help can be given to those who do not have a TYW army but would like to take part The revised amendments to the rules are working well.

Bob

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by nikgaukroger » Sun May 05, 2019 8:58 pm

It'll be a while before I know whether I can make it or not I'm afraid.
Nik Gaukroger

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viking123
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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by viking123 » Mon May 06, 2019 7:28 am

Nik,

It will be great if you can make it. Otherwise we will miss you.

Bob

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Re: Attack! 2019 at Devizes

Post by viking123 » Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:22 am

We now have 10 booked players: -
Bob Lorton
Chris Beesley
Ray Boyles
Don McHugh.
Ben Jones
David Burrows
Lynnette Maxim
Tim Porter
Dene Green
Bob Medcraft

Tom Elsworth has indicated that he is thinking of coming but we will need one or three more players to ensure we do not have to have a bye.


So where are Paddy Bray and Andy Kitcher this year. Nik Gaukroger has indicated that he is not certain where he can come this year yet.

Bruce has turned to the dark side and is playing ReG.

Bob

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